Feelings - NaBloPoMo

This is my first post on BlogHer from A Separate Life, my everyday blog. I'm participating in NaBloPoMo for the first time....more

Shark Cage Diving with Great White Sharks

Once our tickets to South Africa were booked the first thing that Matt said he wanted to do was go shark cage divi...more

Blue Helmet trainings to prevent sexual violence

To prevent and respond to sexual violence in peacekeeping operations, Rwandan and South African military officers recently took part in a scenario-based training course by UN Women and DPKO. ...more

Wordless Wednesday - South African Birds

Just a few of the birds we saw in Kruger National Park. South Africa has some very colorful and pretty birds!Saddlebill Stork...more

Countdown to Africa!

In just a few weeks Dad, Charlie, Katt, JT and I will be headed for South Africa and Kruger National Park! We are all sooooo excited about going!...more

A Taste of South African Wine Yields Thirst For More

My family and I went to Cape Town, South Africa recently to explore nature and to see for ourselves where Nelson Mandela spent three decades in prison trying to liberate from apartheid. We came home wondering how we could get our hands on more of the country’s delicious wines....more

Visiting Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa might not be the first place you’d think of for a holiday break, but it was almost the end of winter here on the cold and dark East Coast and my kids were facing a long vacation from school and work. Why not cash in our frequent flyer miles and head to the Southern Hemisphere? We all needed a drastic change of scenery. ...more
Hey guys next month I am gonna visit Cape Town, it's my first journey to Cape Town really very ...more

A 14-Karat Feast at South Africa's Gold Restaurant

When tourists visit Africa, they often go on animal safaris in search of lions and giraffes. But on a recent winter holiday to South Africa, my daughter and I were invited to go on a “taste” safari—with gold and ostrich on the menu....more